Iberdrola USA Lead Engineer - System Maintenance (UIE 41864) Orange CT in Orange, Connecticut



Business and Department

UI - 100 Orange Orange,CT


Job Overview:

The engineer will lead teams/projects that solve complex problems taking a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions. Able to work independently with guidance on only the most complex tasks. Participates and represents UI on industry associations such as Doble Committees, EPRI, IEEE, and TDIS. Research industry developments and new technology, and provide technical expertise on infrastructure improvements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform moderately complex engineering analyses, designs and calculations using standard methodology and principles then develop alternate methods of design concepts to resolve unique problems or to improve processes/services.

  • Perform condition assessment of T&D; system equipment/facilities. Provide technical expertise on infrastructure improvements and manage maintenance repairs.

  • Develop and implement a Reliability Centered Maintenance methodology for equipment maintenance and inspections.

  • Provide guidance to contractors and UI workforce in performing maintenance and inspection activities.

  • Document and communicate results of inspections to stakeholders through routine oral and written condition assessments. Review, interpret and make recommendations with respect to customer and stakeholders.

  • Specify and design component replacements to address standard and non-standard situations. Apply applicable engineering and industry codes, design guidelines and research industry development and new technology.

  • Takes lead in developing project scope, schedule and budget. Responsible for leading a group of individualsinitiating the project scope and ensures project deliverable are met.


Education and Experience Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited college/university, plus seven years’ experience performing engineering duties. Specialized advanced training is also required (e.g. PTI. WPI, ECNE PUI, at a graduate level). Possess an in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in electric utility maintenance activities, along with related business practices and procedures. Experience in T&D; electric utility design, operations and maintenance. Maintains knowledge of leading edge techniques or technology through participation in professional associations. Able to explain difficult concepts and influence others to change. Able to communicate orally or in writing to regulatory and/or public entities. Able to lead a Team or mentor others.

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualifiedindividuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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Company: United Illuminating (UIE)

Department: Process and Technologies

Job Title: Lead Engineer – System Maintenance

Reports to: Manager, Substation Standardization & Maintenance

Location: Orange, CT

REFERENCE: 5064013402

Publication date: 28.09.2017